Creator of an industry leading customizable executive reporting system powered by enterprise level amounts of data.
DoubleDown Interactive (Apr 2012 to Present)
Since graduating from the University of Washington I have been an engineer working on a variety of big data and production scale data processing problems for DoubleDown Interactive in Seattle, Washington. I work daily to make sure every action taken in our app can be processed in realtime providing access to immediately actionable insight into every aspect of our business.
I worked my way up as a Software Engineer I, II, and III until I achieved the position of Senior Database Engineer - Lead.
I've worked with a wide variety of technologies with a particular focus on AWS products, some of these skills include...
For Node.JS: ExpressJS
For PHP: Zend Framework, CodeIgniter
For Databases: Amazon Redshift, Redis / AWS Elasticache, PostgreSQL, MySQL, AWS Aurora, Data Lakes using AWS S3, and Snowflake.
For Data Processing: Apache Spark with Scala, Amazon Kinesis
For Application Management: Extensive use of Amazon Web Services as well as system level management on Linux systems ranging from Ubuntu to Centos.
For Visualization: Google Visualization API, HighCharts
For Game Development: Unity (C#) and Unreal Engine 4 (C++/Blueprints)
Other: Various other technologies have been used such as jQuery (vanilla jQuery/jQuery Mobile/jQuery UI/ and many other plugins), Python and its data science packages, shell scripts, and various others including but not limited to Go (Golang) and Scala.
I graduated from the University of Washington in 2012, becoming a Bachelor of Science in Computer Software and Systems (BS in CSS).
While at the University I studied a wide variety of interesting topics including OpenGL, Physics simulations over realtime networks, database schema design, and even robotics.